And the Oscar goes to, ” An Inconvenient Truth” of hypocrisy

Paige Nordeen

March 19, 2007

Filed under Opinion

And the Oscar goes to "An Inconvenient Truth" of Hypocrisy Front man and environmental activist Al Gore took home the Oscar for his award-winning documentary "An Inconvenient Truth" at the 79th Annual Academy Awards in February....

Cloning is not kosher

March 19, 2007

Local celebrity sightings

February 26, 2007

Time to put down the pills

Jessie Stancliff

February 26, 2007

Filed under Opinion

A long time ago when people faced problems such as a mental illness, it was not widely discussed. In recent years you can't seem to get through a TV show without a commercial for Clinical Depression, Anxiety and Attention Deficit...

Tuition decrease did not attract great numbers

February 26, 2007

Filed under Opinion

In case you hadn't noticed, tuition was lowered this semester to $20 per unit for all California community colleges, now the lowest of any in the U.S. Meanwhile the nationwide annual tuition costs have risen by $90. It should...

Global Warming Activists Promote Ironic Sales

Paige Nordeen

February 26, 2007

Filed under Opinion

For many, promoting the cause to help stop global warming while simultaneously harming the environment may seem to be a bit ironic. However, the promoters for www.stopglobalwarming.org apparently have a different take on...

Letters to the editor

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

Regarding "Muhammad Yunus, Banker to the Poor": It was great to read about someone doing something so small, yet so positive in today's society. With the Iraq war and all the other problems going on in Africa, Lebanon and so many...

Let’s raise a toast to the holiday season

Steve Trader

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

It's 1 o'clock in the afternoon as I exit the dimly lit bar and wander out into the hot San Diego sun. Laughter and cheers surround me as our parade of debauchery continues on toward the next bar on the list, toward our ultimate...

Wish list resolutions for bringing in the New Year

Staff Editorial

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

The New Year is almost here and with that comes lists of resolutions. People are resolving to lose weight, get better grades, and make more money, but what about Mesa? Certainly there are things that need improvement on the school's...

And don’t let the door hit you on the way out

Shayla Durrett

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

It's the holiday season and what better way to celebrate than with angry e-mails cluttering the San Diego Community College District distribution list. The President of the Miramar College Associated Students, Bryan Hughs, has...

Holiday Spirit: Is it Need or Greed?

Christopher Christensen

December 18, 2006

Filed under Opinion

We all have trouble around the holidays deciding what gifts will truly touch the lives of those around us. But with the growing feeling of consumerism and materialism, you need to ask the question: are all those presents for your...

Local Celebrity

December 18, 2006

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